Procter & Gamble Co (PG) : Beech Hill Advisors reduced its stake in Procter & Gamble Co by 5.15% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 52,525 shares of Procter & Gamble Co which is valued at $4,481,433 after selling 2,850 shares in Procter & Gamble Co , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Jul 18, 2016.Procter & Gamble Co makes up approximately 2.92% of Beech Hill Advisors’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Dearborn Partners boosted its stake in PG in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 74 additional shares and now holds a total of 89,098 shares of Procter & Gamble Co which is valued at $7,601,841. Procter & Gamble Co makes up approx 0.65% of Dearborn Partners’s portfolio.Independent Portfolio Consultants reduced its stake in PG by selling 12,815 shares or 48.24% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 13,748 shares of PG which is valued at $1,181,366. Procter & Gamble Co makes up approx 0.36% of Independent Portfolio Consultants’s portfolio.Burns J W Co Incny reduced its stake in PG by selling 1,681 shares or 1.9% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 86,672 shares of PG which is valued at $7,447,725. Procter & Gamble Co makes up approx 2.20% of Burns J W Co Incny’s portfolio.Nisa Investment Advisors boosted its stake in PG in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 27,047 additional shares and now holds a total of 937,600 shares of Procter & Gamble Co which is valued at $80,567,968. Procter & Gamble Co makes up approx 1.05% of Nisa Investment Advisors’s portfolio.Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt boosted its stake in PG in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 19,100 additional shares and now holds a total of 308,262 shares of Procter & Gamble Co which is valued at $26,488,954. Procter & Gamble Co makes up approx 1.13% of Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt’s portfolio.
Procter & Gamble Co closed down -0.1805 points or -0.21% at $85.32 with 62,89,008 shares getting traded on Wednesday. Post opening the session at $85.38, the shares hit an intraday low of $85.13 and an intraday high of $85.73 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Wednesday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, Procter & Gamble Co reported $0.86 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.04 according to the earnings call on Apr 26, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.82. The company had revenue of $15755.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $15809.32 million. The company’s revenue was down -6.9 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.92 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Procter & Gamble Co. Jefferies Initiated Procter & Gamble Co on Jun 15, 2016 to “Buy”, Price Target of the shares are set at $95.Shares were Reiterated by UBS on Apr 27, 2016 to “Neutral” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 85 from a previous price target of $88 .
The Procter & Gamble Company (P&G) provides consumer packaged goods. The Company operates in five segments under GBUs: Beauty which offers a range of products ranging from deodorants to cosmetics to skin care; Grooming which includes blades razors and electronic hair removal devices such as electric razors and epilators; Health Care which includes oral care and personal health care products.; Fabric Care and Home Care which consists of a range of fabric care products home care products and batteries and Baby Feminine and Family Care which offers diapers pants baby wipe Bounty paper towel and Charmin toilet paper brands. The Company’s products are sold in over 180 countries and territories. P&G’s customers include mass merchandisers grocery stores membership club stores drug stores department stores salons distributors e-commerce and stores.